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89 Bridget Gillespie Fir Tree House
High Lane
Beadlam
North Yorkshire
YO62 7SX

Tel 01439 771272

Websites Bridget Gillespie - Facebook

Emailbridgetgillespie@btinternet.com

DirectionsBeadlam lies between Helmsley and Kirkbymoorside on A170. High Lane is first left in Beadlam from Helmsley; continue for 250 yards and Fir Tree House is the last stone house on the left before the bend.

ParkingThree spaces on site, more on road.

Price Range£2 - £1800

StatementBridget has created botanical illustrations for more than 19 years. Having started with a friend's wedding bouquet, she now paints anything from fruits and vegetables to hedgerow weeds to hothouse specimens. Her work has earned two RHS Gold medals and is in the RHS Lindley collection. She is working on a series of eight large paintings of vegetables: roots, flowers, seedheads and cross sections. She teaches botanical illustration at Helmsley Walled Garden and lectures on the subject. Commissions are accepted.

ToiletsToilet on site, nearest disabled toilets at Beadlam Grange Farm Shop.

Access DetailsLow step up into studio.

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